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White Sands Hotel

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431 Nohonani St., Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2622 See on map
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Public Wifi
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Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you book a room here make sure you pack a hard hat, ear plugs and orange safety vest. This hotel is under a major renovation and is filled with construction materials. The front reservation entrance is boarded up and no guest parking available on...More

Thank Jimjoyce2014
Response from dm_aqua-aston, Guest Service Agent at White Sands HotelResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Jimjoyce2014, Thank you for posting your review on Tripadvisor about your experience. We apologize that your stay was not as expected. Work time for the renovation is between 9am to 5pm and is a renovation and not a construction. There are no heavy demolishing,...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

This little gem Is about a half a block away from the hustle and bustle of Kuhio in downtown Honolulu. Three or four blocks from the beach, plentiful dining attractions all around, less than one block from the international market center. The lowrise three-story building...More

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Response from David M, Guest Service Agent at White Sands HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha angela h, Thank you for posting your amazing review on Tripadvisor about your experience. Our location is definitely a strength of our hotel. We definitely try our best so you can have a great stay. Currently we are in the middle of renovation and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 3 couples who checked in late and given 3 rooms that were worn and outdated+++ and lack of detailed cleanness. All 3 rooms lacked adequate kitchenette items. We should have asked for alternate rooms or facility but were concerned that we could be...More

Thank Vi B
Response from dm_aqua-aston, Guest Service Agent at White Sands HotelResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Vi B, Thank you for posting your review on Tripadvisor about your experience. We apologize that your stay did not go as expected. We provide basic kitchenette items and if more specific items are needed, our staff is always willing to help you to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is under construction! Booking .com stated construction would be finished by the time we would arrive,not so apparently January is the completion date,but by the look of things I would say months after that,so we get a newly renovated room it says kitchenette...More

Thank bfl51
Response from dm_aqua-aston, Guest Service Agent at White Sands HotelResponded 4 days ago

Aloha bfl51, Thank you for posting your review on Tripadvisor about your experience. We are sorry that your stay did not go as expected due to the renovations. We are doing our best to provide updated information to our third-party sites as soon as new...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is in the perfect location! It's walking distance from several tourist attractions and 2 blocks from Waikiki beach. The staff is amazing and very accommodating.I will definitely stay here again.More

Thank Angela h
Response from David M, Guest Service Agent at White Sands HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Angela h, Thank you for posting your great review on Tripadvisor about your experience. The location is definitely one of the best perks of our hotel. With everything within walking distance, you never have to travel far to find something to do. I will...More

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Description
This quaint low-rise hotel is your home away from home located just 1 1/2 blocks to Waikiki Beach, less than a block to shopping, dining and the best Waikiki activities. The lovely central courtyard features a More swimming pool with sundeck and barbeque grill. All rooms offer lanai/balconies open to city or pool views and most rooms include kitchenette facilities with stove-top, microwave and refrigerator. With our daily convenience fee for all stays White Sands Hotel allows guests to enjoy many hotel services and activities without having to incur miscellaneous charges. These amenities include Waikiki Shuttle (Complimentary Waikiki Shuttle Service), Daily Newspaper, In Room Coffee, In Room Safe, and Local & Toll-Free Calls. Come experience quintessential Hawaiian hospitality! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
93
Price range
US$143 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Celebrity Resorts Waikiki
Also Known As
White Sands Hotel Honolulu, Hawaii
Location
United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
93
Price range
US$143 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Celebrity Resorts Waikiki
Also Known As
White Sands Hotel Honolulu, Hawaii
Location
United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
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Traveller (376)
Room & Suite (182)
Pool & Beach (66)
Dining (4)
Amenities (4)
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jessray13
October 16, 2018|
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Response from TeamJaffa | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a room with two double beds and found it very comfortable, albeit fairly dated.
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jessray13
July 26, 2017|
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Response from Phil P | Reviewed this property |
It's approx 10 min to waikiki beach itself....you will pass a dozen places on the way maybe more....depends on your taste....you could eat somewhere different each day for breakfast as you are generally 5 to 10 min from... More
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Jill H
January 18, 2017|
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Response from pally1070 | Reviewed this property |
From White Sands to Denny's is not really worth it. Denny's is on Lewers Street. Probably at a casual pace, 15 minutes walk. There are plenty of better places to eat on the way.
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Room Tips
"Manage your expectations and enjoy your stay"
TeamJaffa
Aug. 29, 2018
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"Try to get a room with pool view. No lifts to 2nd or 3rd floor."
DawnHendrick
Aug. 5, 2018
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"try to get a swimming pool view"
cbkrays
Jun. 24, 2018
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"Choice wouldnt be top floor"
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May 22, 2018
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